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Immigration permission

Apply for permission to work, study, join your family & more

Find the immigration permission you need based on the reason for your stay here.

Immigration schemes & programmes

All immigration application schemes and programmes organised by type.

Change your status or permission

In some circumstances you may apply to change your immigration status or permission.

Register with immigration

Register with immigration/GNIB to stay in Ireland for longer than 90 days, including documents required.

How immigration to Ireland works

You need immigration permission to stay in Ireland. You may also need a visa to come here.


Permission, stamps & conditions

Immigration permission comes with conditions. Make sure you know the rules.

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If you have questions, contact us.

Updated: 8 September 2017

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